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In Support of Ukraine
Humanity in Action is compelled to speak out in opposition to the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Read our official statement.
News & Events
Museum of Jewish Heritage Organizing Evening Performances of "J O B – A Simple Man"
Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York is organizing a series of live and virtual performances of J O B – A Simple Man. The events are presented in collaboration with Humanity in Action and the Consulate General of Denmark in New York.
Ianne Fields Stewart on Good Morning America
Senior Fellow Ianne Fields Stewart is interviewed by ABC's Good Morning America show.
How To Fix Democracy: New Book
Humanity in Action with the Bertelsmann Foundation release a book featuring insights into the pressing issue of our day: how to fix democracy.
Meet our Grant Recipients
Announcing the recipients of the 2021 Racial Equity Grant
We are delighted to announce the recipients of the 2021 Humanity in Action Racial Equity Grant! Senior Fellows Aasha Abdill, Alexandria Dyer, Caroline James, Chelsea Halstead, Katie Hahn, and Michelle Lo will receive grants to create new initiatives or further their existing projects that focus on racial justice in the US.
Announcing the recipients of the 2021 Detroit Grant Competition
We are delighted to announce the recipients of the 2021 Humanity in Action 2021 Detroit Grant Competition recipients! Landecker Fellows Asha Shajahan and Adam Echelman, and Senior Fellows Hannah Wagner and Ronald Norwood will receive grants to create new initiatives or further their existing projects that focus on racial justice in the US.
Action Projects are as diverse as Humanity in Action Fellows. Fellows apply their new knowledge and perspectives to the communities they impact—in whatever format they find meaningful.
Inclusion and Diversity Fund and Committee at Columbia University
Senior Fellow Kwolanne Felix begins the Inclusion and Diversity Committee of Columbia University to advocate for marginalized students and create an equitable campus.
Climate Impact LA: Fighting for Environmental Justice
Climate Impact LA informs and empowers LA residents to pursue environmental justice and a sustainable future through videos and blogs with calls to action.
Raise It Up Ride: Biking for Racial Equity and Social Justice
Austin Wu helps form the Raise It Up Ride to inform residents of an Iowa town of its history.
Learn about our past web conversations.
Antisemitism and ways we can abolish it have been at the forefront of our minds since the day of our founding.
Social justice is critical to a thriving democracy, and ever more so in times of crisis.
Migration, Identity and Belonging
Migration and its ensuing intersections have been at the forefront of our minds since the day of our founding.